Bowl

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 3–4
2649–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .047 H. .138 D.

Accession Number

11.2408

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Diorite; white specked with gray and black; broken and mended; small pieces missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition